GOLDTHWAITE Funeral services for Sadie Ozella Head Sparkman, 98, of Houston will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Stacy-Wilkins Funeral Home in Goldthwaite, with Dr. Jack Zimmerman and Roscoe Brown officiating. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. prior to the services at the funeral home.

She died Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, in Houston.

She was born April 5, 1915, in Mills County, to the Rev. Calvin M. Head and Alice Beulah Miles Head. She was married to Willie Mosley Sparkman Sr. on Jan. 4, 1931, in Star. She worked as a cosmetologist and was a Southern Baptist.

Survivors include her daughter, Donna and husband Dr. Jack Zimmerman of Houston; seven grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; brother, Woodroe Head; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by her husband, Willie Mosley Sparkman Sr.; two daughters, Walter Willene Sparkman and Beulah Waitcell Sparkman Brown; son, Willie Mosley Sparkman Jr.; and 13 brothers and sisters.